Guide to Games That Emphasize Emergent Narrative
Emergent narrative is defined, along with the benefits and features to look for. The 7 best games for emergent narrative. Recommended reading.
Blaseball: A Creative Splort for All
In this article, we explore the basics of blaseball, and the mythology, creativity, caring, and procedurally-generated splendor of this new splort.
Archmage Rises with Vision and Momentum
In this article, I share Thomas Henshell’s plans for Archmage Rises, a D&D-style mage simulator with procedurally generated everything!
Imperator: Rome Beginner’s Guide: The Top Bar
This Imperator: Rome Beginner’s Guide takes a slow, methodical approach to understand the game interface and mechanics.
Shadow Empire: Sci-Fi Strategy Sandbox
Shadow Empire is a turn-based grand strategy wargame in a post-apocalyptic, military sci-fi setting with strategic choices and emergent stories.
Crusader Kings 3 Dev Diary Index
If you want to look up any topic on Crusader Kings 3, use this index to quickly find the Dev Diaries that cover that topic.
Roguelike Celebration 2020 is Coming Soon
Are you a fan of roguelike games, procedural generation, poetry, or game design? If so, attend the Roguelike Celebration this October 3-4.
Caves of Qud – The Tomb of Eaters Release
A gigantic tomb complex built around the Spindle at Omonporch. Twelve stories tall with several historically striated sections, and 100 maps!
Game News for the Week of June 28
Pour yourself a cup of coffee or tea and catch up on the game news from this last week. Caves of Qud mods, Mohawk Games, and more. Enjoy!
Learn to Code a Roguelike Game in Python
Now is your chance to learn to code games in Python! Start by following The Complete Roguelike Tutorial from RoguelikeDev.
KeeperRL Alpha 30: Gnomes, Biomes, and Hell
KeeperRL Alpha 30 release features gnomes with automaton minions, kill lists, and a "Hell" dungeon. Read more about the new features here.
What is loadRL?
If you are a fan of roguelike games, you owe it to yourself to download loadRL. This article gives a brief introduction to this useful software tool.
Crusader Kings 3 Review: Medieval Roleplay Refined
Crusader Kings 3 is a gorgeous refinement over the previous title with engaging new mechanics and improvements to make the complexity more accessible.
Shadow Empire Review: Deep Simulation for Strategic Decisions
Shadow Empire is a unique sandbox of deep simulation in which you the player can immerse yourself and make strategic decisions for planetary conquest.
Smell More Than Roses in Scents & Semiosis
Try your hand as a perfumer in Scents & Semiosis, interactive fiction with procedural generation, strange ingredients, and private memories.
Rimworld Story – Hiswick #2: Poorly Orchestrated Hell
A Rimworld story wherein colonists eat donkey sushi, inflict arachnid self-doubt, discuss fighting barbarians, and meditate on the madness.
Rimworld Story – Hiswick #1: A Good Night
A Rimworld story about the settlement of Riswick. Three colonists and a donkey. #Rimworld Soundtrack, #Rimworld Royalty DLC
Zorbus Dungeon Crawl: Thieves Blood
Zorbus is a turn-based roleplaying roguelike by Joonas Hirvonen. Read about the tiefling Kimgrey has he explores level 1 of the dungeon.
Caves of Qud Adventure: The Horror at Red Rock
A Caves of Qud adventure. Mutated human meets dromad merchant and magenta ray cat. Fights giant dragonflies and baboons. Reads graffiti on a table.
Rimworld Diary: Day One – Artistically Shot Ibex
Fancy archery, gossip, and a mean lightning mage. Follow this Rimworld diary modded for medieval period technology, fantasy races, and magic.